(Quick Take) Dino Spiluttini- Christmas Drone for the Sad and Lonesome

On his Christmas Drone for the Sad and Lonesome tape, off Finland’s TVEI, Vienna-based sound artist and musician Dino Spiluttini holds vigil for those left behind in darkened times. With headphones in and blankets piled deep, the endlessly planing tundra of sound puts you in the mood for contemplation. Spiluttini has been hard at work crafting epic drones for the likes of Phinery and Umor Rex year after year and is a veteran of numerous bands from the Vienna scene: the lost howl of this endlessly sustained, subtly-drifting wall of drone is the most captivating of his recent offerings. Across the two sides of the C54, we sway from a loneliness more immense than life itself to enveloping calm, in that order. A cinematic drone soundscape is just the thing for winter’s pall…

Conjoining Currents: Drone, Ambient, Here, for now by Celer & Nicholas Szczepanik

Label: TVEI

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